Message of the day

The Ascension

The Rosary has always expressed this knowledge born of faith and invited the believer to pass beyond the darkness of the Passion in order to gaze upon Christ's glory in the Resurrection and Ascension. (John Paul II, "Rosarium Virginis Mariae", 23)

St. Luke:

NOW HE LED THEM OUT towards Bethany, and he lifted up his hands and blessed them. And it came to pass as he blessed them, that he parted from them and was carried up into heaven. And they worshipped him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy. And they were continually in the temple, praising and blessing God. Amen. (Luke 24:50-53) Texts of St. Josemaría:

The feast of our Lord's ascension also reminds us of another fact. The same Christ, who encourages us to carry out...

Saint Josemaría Escrivá
"All the ways of the earth can be an opportunity to meet Christ.”
SAINT JOSEMARÍA, Founder of Opus Dei